Five-term Dem Sen. Tom Harkin told the Associated Press he intends to retire instead of running for re-election in 2014. Harkin is 73.

Note to the GOP: Don’t screw this up.


W. Va. Sen. Jay Rockefeller to retire; Is his seat a possible GOP pickup in 2014?

Sen. Saxby Chambliss won’t run for re-election in 2014; Joe Scarborough has a case of the sads